The Chair will hold the Board to account for the Charity’s mission and vision, providing inclusive leadership to the Board of Trustees. Our new chair will have the opportunity to drive the strategic development of granton:hub, bring expertise to our charity to help us to connect and support our local community and work closely with the Secretary and Treasurer to give direction to the Board policy-making and to ensure that the charity has maximum impact for its beneficiaries.
To develop historic Madelvic House as a creative hub for the benefit of the local community. Our purposes are To advance the arts by exhibiting and encouraging community involvement in creating art in various forms. To advance heritage by preserving and repurposing historic Madelvic House as a thriving artist/maker based community hub. To advance culture by encouraging integration of different sectors within the local community through film, exhibitions, talks and community initiated events. To advance education through provision of a variety of workshops, films, talks and awareness raising activities. To advance environmental protection and improvement through promoting recycling / upcycling and creating a community garden. To provide a broad range of recreational activities. The hub will provide a welcoming space for people to meet and learn new skills.
To find out what skills are required, go to grantonhub.org/opportunities/ for the Job Description and Person Spec, where you will find options for applying.
Our community hub is based in Granton, North Edinburgh. We expect that the majority of the role will be carried out remotely initially but we will be happy to discuss the potential of a fully remote working position for the suitable candidate.
- Happy to have a conversation about volunteer’s needs